The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #673: October 15, 2012

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Intro: Shel speaking at PRSA conference today (and was at a special wedding yesterday), Neville solo this week; FIR nominated for 2012 European Podcast Award; discount for FIR listeners to Social Media Marketing 2012 conference in London on October 25;

Quick News: Ford connects again with PeerIndex, with 3D printing and more for a Fiesta car in a new influencer outreach programme in Europe; print’s not dead as the Evernote Smart Notebook from Moleskin suggests; Kickstarter UK launch set for October 31; the return of micropayments with Google Wallet for Content; Ragan promo;

News That Fits: Is there any point today in blogging? Recap of #FTDLW12; Dan York reports from Mumbai, India, on the reliance of the internet for so many of our activities, Marco Arment of Instapaper launches “The Magazine”, and more; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; Flipboard is the publishing tool of the future and it can also raise your Klout score; listener comments; TemboSocial promo; no report from Michael Netzley in Singapore this week; tips for using LinkedIn’s new Endorsement feature;

Music from May Stands Still; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for October 15, 2012: A 56-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England.

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So, until Monday October 22…

(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)

Neville Hobson

Social Strategist, Communicator, Writer, and Podcaster with a curiosity for tech and how people use it. Believer in an Internet for everyone. Early adopter (and leaver) and experimenter with social media. Occasional test pilot of shiny new objects. Avid tea drinker.

  1. Neville Hobson

    Two listeners reported that the MP3 file for this episode didn’t play beyond 31 minutes. They’re right – the MP3 file was corrupted at Libsyn, the hosting company. It’s been replaced with a new copy, which plays the full 55 minutes. Sorry about that; if you subscribe via iTunes, etc, you may need to download the file again.

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